The map, the kidnapping, the disappearance, the danger,
the chase, the treasure, the mystery, and I haven't even
mentioned the mysterious guy in the dark glasses yet...









   
The red necklace
by Sally Gardner (2007)
First book in the French Revolution series
   
Across the nightingale floor
by Lian Hearn (2002)
First book in the Tales of the Otori series
   
Northern lights
by Philip Pullman (1995)
First book in the His dark materials series







Mortal engines
by Philip Reeve (2001)
First book in the Predator cities series







Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone
by J.K. Rowling (1997)
First book in the Harry Potter series








   
Coram boy
by Jamila Gavin (2000)







The princess bride
by William Goldman (1973)
   
Bloody Jack
by L.A. Meyer (2002)
First book in the Bloody Jack adventures series
   
Temeraire
by Naomi Novik (2006)
First book in the Temeraire series



Eragon
by Christopher Paolini (2002)
First book in the Inheritance series








Miss Peregrine's home for peculiar children
by Ransom Riggs (2011)
First book in the Miss Peregrine series
   

Here lies Arthur
by Philip Reeve (2004)
   
The eagle of the ninth
by Rosemary Sutcliff (1954)
First book in the Eagle of the ninth series
   
The fellowship of the ring
by J.R.R. Tolkien (1954)
First book in the Lord of the rings series
   
Blitzcat
by Robert Westall (1989)















Exodus
by Jullie Bertagna (2002)
First book in the Exodus/Raging earth series